Career & Transfer Center
Attention Transfer Students: Check the UC and CSU application sites for information regarding extensions deadlines.
University of California (UC): www.universityofcalifornia.edu/apply
California State University CSU): www.calstate.edu/apply
San Jose State Application Extention for Undergraduate Veterans and Internationals only until April 1, 2018.
Internationals: Freshmen, Lower Division and Upper Division Transfers
Veterans: Freshmen, Lower Division and Upper Division Transfers
- CSU Channel Islands has extended its fall 2018 application deadline—WITH THE EXCEPTION OF PRE-NURSING--through Friday, December 15, 2017 at 11:59 p.m. First-time freshmen and transfers may apply online atwww.calstate.edu/apply beginning December 2. Students who have started the application—WITH THE EXCEPTION OF PRE-NURSING—are encouraged to finish applying by Friday, December 15, 2017 at 11:59 p.m. No further extensions will be granted.
- Cal State East Bay is reopening the Cal State Apply application for fall semester admission , Saturday, December 2 at noon. Students can apply online through December 15, 2017 atwww.calstate.edu/apply. Students applying during this period will still be eligible for admissions consideration for all programs. Students only need to click on the “Apply Now” button to create an account and get started. Even with this reopening of the application, time is short. Please encourage students to apply immediately.
- CSU campuses remain open to applications after the November 30th priority application deadline. This includes several impacted campuses. The campuses that remain open are:
Impacted Campuses – Deadline Extended to December 15th
- East Bay
- Monterey Bay
- Sonoma (will stay open until December 18th)
Non-impacted Campuses – Deadline may extend beyond December 15th
- Channel Islands
- Dominguez Hills
- San Francisco
Karl S. Pister Leadership Opportunity Program
University of California, Santa Cruz Prestigious $20,000 scholarship to attend UCSC.The University of California, Santa Cruz, has a strong commitment to the future ofCalifornia. The Karl S. Pister Leadership Opportunity Program has been established to enable community college transfer students to complete their undergraduate studies at UC Santa Cruz. The scholarship is for junior-level UC transfer-eligible students. Download 2018-2019 Student Application here
Transfer Student Checklist: As you begin your transfer planning, be sure to remain engaged in the entire application process. Missing deadlines could jeopardize your admission. Download it and use it!
- 2nd Annual California Community College Transfer Guarantee to HBCUs Caravan is Coming to a California Community College Near You! Download dates and location here!
- CSU Application Checklist. Download it and use it!
- University of California Transfer Pathways: Your roadmap to 21 top majors
- If you're starting out at a California community college and know which major you want to study but haven't decided which UC campuses to apply to, there is a simple way to keep your options open as you prepare for your major. Follow one of UC's Transfer Pathways, a single set of courses you can take to prepare for your major on any of UC's nine undergraduate campuses.
- CSUFullerton scholarship for Dreamers who will be enrolled full-time at CSUF in 2017-2018 academic year. Click here for application information
- The CSU System is switching from CSU Mentor to Calstate.edu/apply in 2017-2018
- Check out the newly launched Undocumented Students (AB 540) web page containing information and resources for undocumented students
County of Santa Clara Government Fellowship Program Call for applications November 15 - December 29, 2017
Beginning Novemebr 15th applications will be available at www.sccgov.org/fellows
Where will you go from here?
The Career & Transfer Center is here to help guide and support you on your journey beyond Gavilan College, whether that means starting a new career or transferring to a four-year college or university. We provide a wide range of services, resources, and workshops to help you explore all the different options that are available to you. Click here to get started exploring: https://www.studentlingo.com/gavilan
The Career & Transfer Center is located just off the Library Courtyard, in LI 139. We invite you to come by and see what we can do for you!
Career Services for Students
- Career Assessments
- Students will be referred to Counseling services for Individual Career Guidance.
- Resource Library
- Employment Information
- Career Development Workshops
- Career/Job Fairs
Visit Career / Transfer Center to create an account with EUREKA ( Career Assessment). See Career / Transfer Specialist, Jacquelyn Richburg, firstname.lastname@example.org for information. Click here to download Eureka schedule.
- Complete the self assessments to identify your interest area and matching occupations.
- Explore career information in your interest areas.
- Explore educational programs and career information in your interest areas.
Transfer Services for Students
- Individual Assistance
- Visits from University Representatives
- Transfer Preparation Workshops
- Transfer Fairs
- Resource Library
- Transfer Website and Internet Resources
- Campus Visits
- University Transfer
- University/College Application Assistance
If you represent a college or university, please see our Transfer Services for Colleges and Universities page.
Career/ Transfer Center Calendar of Events
Other Student Support Programs and Services
- If your family is on public assistance, you may qualify for CalWORKS.
- If you face both economic and education challenges, you may qualify for EOPS.
- If you are a current or former foster youth, you may qualify for Foster Youth Services.
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